NBA trade rumors: Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard may go to Cleveland Cavaliers soon
Los Angeles: Dwight Howard is one of the top players in the NBA. The 30-year old Houston Rocketsâ€™ center is a player who is always loved by speculators and rumor mongers.
Now when the trade deadline seems to be fast approaching, speculations about Dwight Howardâ€™s next destination are doing the rounds almost everywhere. In the last few weeks trade rumors regarding Dwight Howard have increased quite significantly.
There are reasons to believe that Houston Rockets are very keen in trading their star and could send him to Cleveland Cavaliers in a blockbuster deal. The speculations involving Howard have been going on for several weeks.
Now there are credible reports indicating the fact that the Houston Rockets were putting Howard on the block followed by other reports that they were interested in keeping him and build a team around him. In January, Howard said that the team was coming together well, especially after Howard’s recovery from some nagging injuries.
While talking to the ESPN he had said, “Earlier in the season, missing most of the preseason, not being able to get in a rhythm, not being able to practice (is) very tough to go out there in the game and performâ€¦As of late – the last couple of weeks, last month – I’ve been able to get a couple of good practices in, really get good individual work in, and its paying off.”
Nonetheless his team seems to have different plans about him. Yahoo! Sports claim that the Houston Rockets are once again entertaining offers for Dwight Howard. Howard’s agent put off the rumors, ESPN reported. “League executives told Yahoo! Sports that Howard’s agent, Dan Fegan, and the Rockets are working together on potential destinations for Howard, an eight-time All-Star who turned 30 in December,” added the report.